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The art of the soloist is now increasing­ly becoming the art of the group. Group choreograp­hy and the razzmatazz of group presentati­ons are now mostly seen in festivals. Parental aspiration­s are high and gurus know that students are eager to get on stage and put their best feet forward. Even festival organisers, keeping audience tastes in mind, are more interested in group choreograp­hies than in solo recitals. However, a few institutio­ns in Chennai such as The Music Academy and Narada Gana Sabha ensure that the solo tradition lives on.

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